By | July 3, 2015

Past Zofran Studies Showed Signs of Toxicity in Pregnant Animals

Zofran, a potent anti-nausea medication that was often prescribed off-label for women during pregnancy, has been linked to an increased risk of causing birth defects. While many medications like Zofran lack conclusive… Read More

By | April 21, 2015

Real Faces of Zofran Birth Defects: Arianah’s Story

You may be familiar with Zofran, an anti-nausea medication that is often prescribed off-label for women during pregnancy. Zofran has been linked to causing birth defects such as cleft lip, cleft palate,… Read More

By | March 30, 2015

Pharmaceutical News Wrap Up: March 2015

Interested in the latest pharmaceutical news? Simmons Hanly Conroy’s pharmaceutical attorneys understand the importance of staying up to date, which is why we’re providing the list of recent news stories below. Read… Read More

By | March 26, 2015

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Patients: Follow These Precautions For TVM Surgery

Pelvic organ prolapse (POP), caused by the weakening of the tissues that hold pelvic organs, may be experienced by 30-50 percent of women. Despite its controversial results, transvaginal surgical mesh is the… Read More

By | March 24, 2015

The Ovarian Cancer Risk Factor You May Not Know

Ovarian cancer is one of the most common cancers among women. According to the American Cancer Society, an average woman’s risk of developing ovarian cancer is 1 in 75. Approximately 21,290 women… Read More

By | March 5, 2015

Testosterone Lawsuit News: FDA Orders Label Warnings on Testosterone Drugs

Testosterone therapy manufacturers must update the labels of all testosterone products to inform men about the increased risk of stroke, heart attack and death in patients taking testosterone, according to a testosterone… Read More

By | March 3, 2015

Xarelto and Internal Bleeding Frequently Asked Questions

Xarelto, an oral anticoagulant drug, is prescribed by doctors to reduce the risk of blood clots that may cause strokes. It is easier to use than many other blood thinners on the… Read More

By | February 27, 2015

Pharmaceutical News Wrap Up: February 2015

The pharmaceutical attorneys at Simmons Hanly Conroy know it’s essential to stay updated on the latest headlines, which is why we’re providing the list below. Read about recent U.S. Food and Drug… Read More

By | February 25, 2015

New Research Links Zofran to Increased Risk of Birth Defects in Pregnant Women

Morning sickness is a common side effect of pregnancy. According to the American Pregnancy Association, more than 50 percent of pregnant women experience some degree of morning sickness, vomiting or nausea. This… Read More

By | February 10, 2015

Infographic: Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer

Studies concerning talcum powder use and increased ovarian cancer risk have gained much attention over the past year. Specifically, we’ve learned that genital use of talcum powder products (like Johnson’s® baby powder… Read More